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Oh, good grief!

December 4th, 2007 (12:25 am)

current mood: aggravated

NaNo's over, and Haku's (Eee's) resolution is too low for me to do any translations from scans on it or for me to do any editing of my NaNo either. So, since I've essentially been rained / snowed to death since coming to Vancouver (okay, okay it cleared up in the afternoon, but I didn't venture far from the hotel since I no longer felt up to wandering to familiar places) I decided to take my new pens (I bought 4 disposable fountain pens and one cheap mini fountain pen at the pen shop next to the hotel) and new journals and start writing.

Nothing major...

My NaNo left one plot point unresolved, which is to be the subject of the next story. However, I somehow managed to take a concept I'd been considering but had discarded yesterday as too one-dimensional, come up with a concept that would make the setting work, and thought up a story three to this set?! Story two isn't even written and I already have three partially plotted out?! (Heck, two isn't even plotted out yet!) The good thing is that the third story will be the end to the set (it was only supposed to be a one-shot...). The bad thing is I still have to write two and three. Grrr! (akinarei you haven't let the plot bunnies loose again, have you??)

I thought getting the story out of me for NaNo was supposed to take care of the writing bug. Not give me a major infestation. Grrr. And of course, we're still talking about bad NaNo level writing here. >.> *sigh* ginny_t can we have a bit of "untimely demise" over here? At least for these FF concepts?? >.<;

And for those who are truly insane, apparently there's talk on the NaNo forums for a NaNoWriDay to happen Jan 5. The concept is to write 50k in one day. O_O;; I'm not quite sure what to make of that. Of course, if you really know what you want to write...?? Is it even physically possible to write that much in 24 hours?? I have no idea. Personally, I don't think my insanity extends quite that far. At least I hope not. ^^;

In any case, it's time to say good night. Good night. :P


Posted by: Shadow (kagedreams)
Posted at: December 5th, 2007 06:27 am (UTC)

*laughs* You're insane. :P I might go for it for a reduced limit. I can't see 50k being much in the way of quality writing. Besides, I'm a slow writer. :P

Good luck with your NaNo! I remember you mentioning you had a long way to go on it. ^_^

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